Johnson: Lin stood out in high school 

February, 13, 2012
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"Linsanity" might be sweeping the NBA, but it's easy to see the ripples in college basketball.

Jeremy Lin has had a torrid week for the New York Knicks. He's come from being an undrafted free agent on the verge of being cut to becoming the toast of the league. The Harvard graduate bounced around the league after going undrafted, but has suddenly caught fire in the Big Apple after earning a start as a last resort.

Interestingly enough, one of the first people to hear about Lin is now the head man in Baton Rouge.

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